Home Health Physical Therapist Resume Samples

The job responsibility of a Home Health Physical Therapist is to restore the patient’s function, alleviate pain and prevent disabilities through medically prescribed physical therapy. The daily duties typically described on the Home Health Physical Therapist Resume include – providing initial and ongoing medical assessments and determining the level of functioning, gathering background data, review referrals and other related information; determining the level of patient’s physical and psychological functioning, developing and revising plan care, supervising home aides and therapy assistants, and evaluating outcomes.

Combination of skills, knowledge, and abilities in the following ways are expected by employers – the ability to maintain confidentiality, knowledge of physical therapy services, the ability to assess and determine the appropriate treatment techniques, psychological knowledge, the ability to comply with legal rules and regulations and clinical skills. Most of the job positions need a Master-s degree in Physical Therapy.

Home Health Physical Therapist Resume example

Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Objective : Interested in academia, research, and/or administrative positions. Proven ability to foster productive service-oriented team by utilizing problem-solving, time-management, training, and leadership skills. Ability to introduce benchmark techniques to foster simplicity and embrace rethinking routine.

Skills : Health care.

Description :

    1. Provided home health physical therapy on a part time basis, while also working at a Hospital.
    2. Treated an gentleman (patient) who had a severe stroke and was at home after having received in patient rehabilitation.
    3. Provided skilled therapeutic services using a hands-on approach patients in the residence.
    4. Designed plan of care for specific to needs of individual, manage case load, documentation.
    5. Coordinated care with physicians and caregivers to achieve best patient outcomes.
    6. Provided highly skilled evidence based pt services in a variety of settings including home health, skilled nursing facilities and rehab facilities.
    7. Attended weekly case management team meetings, assisted with discharge planning, identified when referrals to ot and slp were warranted.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Physical Therapy


Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Obtain a challenging position that will use passion for physical therapy, enthusiastic communication skills, and organizational proficiency to full mutual advantage. Professional qualities: Self-motivated, organized, observant, inquisitive, dynamic problem-solver, empathetic, goal-driven, optimistic, energetic, computer proficient, educationally well-rounded.

Skills : Bilingual in Spanish, skilled in electronic documentation.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the in home physical therapy of patients in Montgomery county and surrounding areas.
    2. Supervised multiple PTAs to promote continuity of care and optimal patient outcomes.
    3. Provided weekly motivational team building activities to enhance employee satisfaction and retention.
    4. Performed patient assessment for conservative management and administers the treatment for different cases related to neurology, cardiopulmonary, musculoskeletal, orthopedic and pediatric cases.
    5. Evaluated effects of treatment at various stages and adjust treatments to achieve maximum benefit.
    6. Administered manual exercises, massage and/or traction to help relieve pain, increase the patient's strength, and decrease or prevent deformity and crippling.
    7. Instructed patient and family in treatment procedures to be at home.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS Of Physical Therapy


Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : As an experienced Home Health Physical Therapist (PTA) performed treatment and provides exercise instruction and patient education aimed at improving/enhancing the patient's well-being while following the established plan of care.

Skills : Bilingual in Spanish, skilled in electronic documentation.

Description :

    1. Conferred with the patient, medical practitioners and appropriate others to plan, implement and assess the intervention program.
    2. Reviewed physician's referral and patient's medical records to help determine diagnosis and physical therapy treatment required.
    3. Recorded prognosis, treatment, response, and progress in patient's chart or enter information into computer.
    4. Obtained patients' informed consent to proposed interventions.
    5. Discharged patient from physical therapy when goals or projected outcomes have been attained and provide for appropriate follow-up care or referrals.
    6. Motivated patients to become the best that they are able to be within the parameters of there diagnosis.
    7. Communicated with interdisciplinary team including Nursing, Occupational Therapy, and Social Services to provide quality care to patients in their home environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters In Physical Therapy

Asst. Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Objective : Offers clinical experience in many areas of treatment including orthopedics, manual therapy, neurology, geriatrics, and acute and long term care to form an eclectic approach to rehabilitation. Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, used to develop quality relationships.

Skills : Outpatient Ortho PT, Emergency Room PT, Manual Therapy.

Description :

    1. Evaluated and treated patients with a variety of diagnosis.
    2. Established and implemented Plan of Care specific to each patient.
    3. Completed OASIS documents and EMR documentation timely and accurately.
    4. Performed audits of medical records.
    5. Collaborated with clinical team and physicians for efficient and effective patient care.
    6. Traveled to patients' homes to provide evaluation and treatment.
    7. Conducted weekly chart audits for case management purposes to ensure proper utilization of treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors

Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Licensed Physical Therapist with comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of healthcare finance including medical billing and coding, collection, reimbursements, auditing, insurance plans, hiring, training, evaluating, and managing employees. Strong financial, quantitative, analytical, and problem solving skills. Dependable and highly organized with excellent attention to detail and follow through.

Skills : Physical Therapist In Outpatient Orthopedic Clinic, Home Health, PT Clinic Director, Life Coach.

Description :

    1. Provided caring and in-depth health care for home bound individuals including admission evaluations, monthly reviews, peer treatment planning and .
    2. Responsible for evaluation and treatment of geriatric patients with orthopedic and neurological disorders.
    3. Responsible for evaluation and treatment of adults and children in their homes throughout rural Mississippi, patient education, supervision of home health aides.
    4. Coordinated Multidisciplinary Care for Physical/Occupational/Speech Therapy/Medical Social Workers & home health aides.
    5. Determined need for recommendation for Nursing referrals Initiate Start of Care.
    6. Evaluated and established Physical Therapy plan of care.
    7. Assisted in appropriate hospice referral Present patient case studies in SBAR format for weekly case conference meetings Utilize home health .
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Physical Therapy

Home Health Physical Therapist III Resume

Objective : Have been practicing physical therapy for 25 yrs and have gained a variety of experience in pediatric, stroke, orthopedic and geriatric cases. Have learned how to adapt to the ever-changing medical profession especially how it relates to Medicare/Medicaid regulations, PPS, and a variety of other insurance. Welcome any new experience that will enhance skills both as a clinician and as an individual.

Skills : Computer LIterate, Familiar With EMR, Moderately Proficient In Spanish.

Description :

    1. Evaluated, assessed, designed and implemented patient treatment plan in home setting with different medical diagnosis referred from a licensed physician .
    2. Conducted accurate and thorough evaluation of patients in a home health setting.
    3. Defined PT treatment plans suitable for each patient's condition and correctly administer the appropriate PT treatment procedure.
    4. Maintained an accurate and timely record of all relevant information.
    5. Performed evaluations and treatments of home health patients with close collaboration with admitting nurses, ot, cota, slp, and pta.
    6. Focused on improving safe transfers, ambulation, balance, home safety, fall risk, and bed mobility.
    7. Affiliated companies pearlz concierge, little elm orthopedics, reliant home health, eagle creek therapy services and supplemental health care.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Physical Therapist II Resume

Objective : Experience has included working in a variety of settings and holding both staff and administrative PT positions. Have worked in hospital acute-care, out-patient, and skilled nursing facilities; as well as, rehab, private clinics, and most recently, home health, again.

Skills : Home health care, outpatient ages 5 to geriatric. EMR in home health setting, acute care, and outpatient.

Description :

    1. Performs initial and on-going assessments of patient's condition.
    2. Establishes, revises and evaluates a plan of care which is appropriate to problems identified and involves the patient/family.
    3. Performs therapy interventions utilizing standard physical therapy techniques and skills as appropriate for the condition of the patient.
    4. Provides education to patient/family /staff by assessing patient/family educational needs.
    5. Provides for continuity of care by participating in discharge planning with patients, families and other health care providers as appropriate, providing home instructions to patients and caregivers, recommending and or providing equipment/ home modifications, and recommending appropriate follow-up care if needed.
    6. Oversees activities of physical therapy assistants, students, and other support personnel.
    7. Maintains appropriate documentation that details the patient's response to therapy and the need for skilled intervention as outlined by regulatory bodies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Doctor In Physical Therapy

Home Health Physical Therapist I Resume

Summary : Organized, detail oriented, develops positive rapport with all levels of staff and patients. Diagnosed and treated geriatric patients with deficits in speech, language, bringing a uniquely cognition, voice, and swallowing.

Skills : Healthcare, Therapist.

Description :

    1. Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
    2. Ability to communicate with others both medically and general public.
    3. Ability to meet lift in classification.
    4. Assists in supervision of PTA.
    5. Maintains and submits appropriate documentation, notes and reports.
    6. Makes initial evaluation visits to patients and develops/implements an appropriate Plan of Care based on skilled assessment and various tests to determine patient's individualized needs.
    7. Ability to prepare and maintain records with accuracy and discretion.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Physical Therapist/Supervisor Resume

Summary : Exercise independent judgment, ingenuity, and initiative in developing applications to specific operational areas when faced with unprecedented problems and situations. Develop subject matter expertise in both the data and the process/analytic domains

Skills : Childcare, Healthcare.

Description :

    1. Evaluates the patient's functional status and physical therapy needs.
    2. Assists the physician in the development of the therapy plan of care.
    3. Provides services within the scope of practice as defined by the state laws governing the practice of physical therapy, in accordance with the plan of care, and in coordination with other members of the health care team.
    4. Observes and reports the patient's response to treatment and any changes in his/her condition to the supervising nurse and/or the physician.
    5. Treats patients to relieve pain, develop and restore function, and / or maintain maximum functioning using acceptable standards of practice.
    6. Instructs and informs participating members of the health care team, the patient, and the family/caregivers regarding the plan of care, functional limitations, and progress toward goals.
    7. Visits patients according to Plan of Treatment, completes a progress note for each visit, and submits progress notes per LHC policy.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Home Health Physical Therapist Resume

Summary : Possesses a variety of certificates as well as expansive knowledge in the areas of fire suppression, emergency medical services, rescue, hazardous material, public relations, public education, fire prevention, budget management, and decision making.

Skills : Healthcare, Therapist.

Description :

    1. Completes all patient evaluations and develops the PT plan of care within state specific guidelines.
    2. Reports outcomes of evaluation, goals, and anticipated projected frequency of care to supervising nurse within 24 hours of the evaluation.
    3. Provides supervision of the PTA as per LHC policy.
    4. Prepares a written discharge summary and/or a written summary report on patient's condition at least every 60 days.
    5. Provides in-service education as requested by agency leadership.
    6. Adheres to LHC Therapy Standards of Practice in provision of services to all patients.
    7. Assists the physician in the development of the therapy plan of care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma